Tourism conference in Iron Mountain

IRON MOUNTAIN — Iron Mountain’s Downtown Development Authority, Bay College, and Michigan State University Extension announced the upcoming Connecting Tourism Communities Conference, to be held on Tuesday, June 25, at Bay College West in Iron Mountain.

Tourism is a growing portion of the Upper Peninsula economy. The conference will focus on successful strategies that communities can use to market themselves and improve the amenities and recreational opportunities that today’s tourists demand. Sessions will focus on marketing and branding, downtown development, outdoor recreation, and policy strategies communities can use to improve their tourism economies.

For more information contact Downtown Iron Mountain at 906-774-8534 or